Pro sports have long defined the essence of masculinity in American culture. The super-macho players have epitomized what it is to be a "real man." Now they're leading the way in a redefinition of sports that doesn't bash gays, but welcomes them. But with the pro leagues openly accepting LGBT players, isn't it time that our educational institutions realize the key role they've been playing in fostering homophobia? Until they make genuine inclusion a top priority, they'll continue to teach jocks that, when it comes to sports, gay is definitely not OK. ❤

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